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Wechat No.523 Weekend Extra

Migrants return to Turkey voluntarily; Berlusconi still the pulling strings in Italy; Reformed art forger; Importance of school architecture Direct Link: Cdn Link: Recommended in Mainland China Original BBC Link: Expired in 30 days after published

Wechat No.522 Argentina Corruption Charges

Former Argentine President Cristina Fernandez has been indicted over accusations that she oversaw irregularities in the central bank s sale of dollars in the futures market. The number of migrants arriving in Greece from Turkey has fallen dramatically…as Ankara tightens the border, but elsewhere in…

Wechat No.520 Pfizer ends supply of execution drugs

Last major firm to block drugs for lethal injection, Senegalese diplomat named as first female FIFA chief, Czechs mark 700th anniversary of Charles IV s birth, Did Donald Trump pretend to be his own publicist? Direct Link: Cdn Link: Recommended in Mainland China Original BBC…

Wechat No.518 Mediterranean Migrants

The EU-Libya anti-smuggling mission has been criticised by a UK House of Lords report; Thousands attend the funeral of Hezbollah leader Mustafa Badreddine; Dung beetles navigate by the stars. (Picture: Migrants arrive on the Italian coastguard vessel Peluso in the Sicilian harbour of Augusta; Credit:…

Wechat No.517 Waddle: John Terry is still a big asset to Chelsea

Will Perry brings you the news that Chelsea captain John Terry is considering whether to accept a “different role” at the club after being offered a new one-year deal. We also round-up the Championship play-off semi-final action between Sheffield Wednesday and Brighton. Direct Link: Cdn…

Wechat No.516 Brazilians Discuss Rio Olympics

Chloe Tilley is in Rio de Janeiro hearing the conversations ahead of this year s Olympic Games. In the light of the Zika virus, domestic political turmoil, an economic crisis, corruption allegations, infrastructure warnings we hear what local people making of hosting the event. Direct…

Wechat No.507 Top Hezbollah Commander Killed

Mustafa Badreddine killed in Syria; Sleep and memory; Journalist eats his words (Photo description: Adnan Badreddine grieves at his brother”s picture in Beirut. Credit: AP) Direct Link: Cdn Link: Recommended in Mainland China Original BBC Link: Expired in 30 days after published

What Happens to Your Digital Life After you Die?

Have you thought about what will happen to all your emails, digital photos and status updates, after you die? We speak to a young widow, Caroline Twigg, who was left dealing with her husband’s digital legacy after he passed away. David Collingwood, from Coop Funeral…